Dr. Lasse founded Red Leaf Natural Health Clinic in 2006 in order bring the deeply restorative primary care perspective of naturopathic medicine to the heart of the Portland. In 2016 she teamed up with Portland Healing Space in NE Portland. By being part of Portland Healing space she bridges the vital links between eastern and western medicine, and has access to trusted leaders in the adjacent fields of acupuncture, chiropractics, massage therapy, and somatic counseling.
As a naturopathic doctor, Dr. Lasse offers an effective combination of innovative medical knowledge, ancient natural wisdom, and practical common sense solutions. Within this approach she takes time to get to know her patients. She works collaboratively with them through symptom relief and beyond, in order to reestablish the body’s natural healthy balance.
She treats a variety of conditions including, but not limited to;
- Brain health
- Thyroid Issues
- Digestive Problems
- Headaches And Migraines
- Weight Balancing
- Food Sensitivities
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Menstrual Irregularities
- Reproductive Health
- Hormonal Imbalances
Clinic areas of focus are research based lifestyle counseling, biotherapeutic drainage, and cranioscaral therapy. She specializes in addressing dis-ease at the deepest level. Promoting the courage and self knowledge needed to develop and maintain a meaningful and rewarding life.
Each patient receives an individualized treatment plan based on their needs, which is reevaluated after each subsequent office visit to accommodate changes. This inclusive and methodical approach achieves dramatic and long lasting wellness results, which enrich all areas of her patients’ lives.
Patients can expect a combination of the following to be part of their treatment plan;
- Emotional Support
- Nutritional Recommendations
- Researched based lifestyle counseling
- Botanical medicine
- Craniosacral Therapy
- Biotherapeutic drainage
- Flower essences
- Nutraceuticals/ Supplements
During the initial naturopathic visit, patients can expect to receive their personalized treatment plan during an in depth exploration of their health history, along with a detailed explanation of her revolutionary approach to healing. Diagnostic lab tests are also commonly ordered in this first visit. Once the foundational components are established, subsequent visits provide advanced support in an individual’s process.
- BA Biology major, Chemistry minor: University of Oregon. Graduated with Honors
- Studied abroad Perth Australia; Biology and Aboriginal Anthropology
- Doctorate in Natural Medicine; National College of Natural Medicine
- Oregon Association of Naturopathic Medicine
- American Association of Naturopathic Medicine
- Northwest Cranial Association
Dr. Lasse spent her youth in Newport, amidst the distinct wonder and beauty of the Oregon Coast making her a true lover of the outdoors. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones, including her husband Andrew, and son Braden. She also likes dancing, and is a self-proclaimed foodie, appreciating both dining out and cooking at home. And above all else balancing work and play is a must -slowing down and enjoying the details of everyday life.